MileSplit FL Articles and Top Headlines

Florida Track & Field and Cross Country News

Head Of The Class: XC Grade Ranking Central Todd Grasley Sep 2, 2015

This will be your go to hub for the rest of the season to get the latest and most complete updates on our Head of the Class grade rankings! Where do you rank against your peers? Guess what...MileSplit rankings go 1000 deep! See if you make the cut!

Miami-Dade County Youth Fair HS Championship Virtual Meet Todd Grasley Sep 2, 2015

Over thirty teams and 500 high school athletes from South Florida will compete at the Miami-Dade County Youth Fair HS Championship held at Larry and Penny Thompson Park in Miami Thursday afternoon. Check out our virtual meet based on 2014 season bests. Flrunners.com will be on-site with photos, results, a complete recap of the days events!

XC Spotlight: Rob Leverone - Plant High School Todd Grasley Sep 2, 2015

Plant High School senior Rob Leverone ran a new personal best of 16:16.80 to finish 19th at the 4A Cross Country Finals. Coming off a 7th place finish at the state track championships in the 3,200m, Leverone plans to give it his all in 2015.

FACA Week 1 XC State Rankings Ryan Raposo Sep 2, 2015

Less than a week after the FACA Pre-Season Rankings, our volunteer pollsters are back with their opening week State Rankings. Although it's early in the season, let's see how this season is starting off...

Top 50 Girls XC Teams - All State Team Scores Todd Grasley Sep 1, 2015

The Winter Park girls dropped a near perfect score of 18 points in their season opener placing their top five in the top seven spots.. Wildcat sophomore Rafaella picked up where she left off in 2014. The reigning 4A state champion finished first in a state leading time of 18:13.00. Check out the top fifty teams in the state after week one!

Top 50 Boys XC Teams - All State Team Scores Todd Grasley Sep 1, 2015

The Belen Jesuit boys kick started their 2015 season with a convincing win at the Park Vista Cobra XC Invitational. The Wolverines who the favorite in 3A won with 21 points and had three runners under 16:30 led by sophomore Joshua Collins who ran 16:01.63. Check out the top fifty teams in the state after week one! (Photo by Victor Arrieta)

In His Own Words: Trent Mandato - Race Week Todd Grasley Sep 1, 2015

This week has been a nice, typical race-week. In the beginning we did some mile repeats in the heat, which went well for most of the guys. It was great to see our 6-12 guys push and pace themselves well during the whole workout because just like any high-caliber team, we want depth.

VOTE For Girls Performance Of The Week Todd Grasley Sep 1, 2015

Which female athlete had the best performance in week one of the 2015 cross country season? Take into account the times, variations in course and competition. We want you to decide! Voting closes Thursday night at midnight. The winner of this fan vote will be recognized on Friday morning along with the picks by the Flrunners staff!

VOTE For Boys Performance Of The Week Todd Grasley Sep 1, 2015

Which male athlete had the best performance in week one of the 2015 cross country season? Take into account the times, variations in course and competition. We want you to decide! Voting closes Thursday night at midnight. The winner of this fan vote will be recognized on Friday morning along with the picks by the Flrunners staff!

Who Won The Week? Top 500 Girls 5k Times Todd Grasley Aug 31, 2015

Winter Park sophomore Rafaella Gibbons picked up where she left off in 2014 at the DeLand Invitational. Gibbons, the reigning 4A state champion clocked a state leading time of 18:13.00 for the win. See where you rank against all the girls who ran 5k this weekend!

FACA Pre-Season XC Rankings Ryan Raposo Aug 31, 2015

As the 2015 cross country season has just started coming together, it's about that time to start looking at who all of the top teams and individuals are around the state with our bi-weekly FACA State Rankings.

Lyden's Life Lessons - Define The 'Uniform" Adair Lyden Aug 31, 2015

Well if it hasn't hit you yet, the 2015 cross-country season is officially under way. For me, this past Saturday would be the last first time I would put on my Nona cross-country uniform. There is always something special about putting on your uniform.

Week in Review: XC Regular Season Is Underway Todd Grasley Aug 31, 2015

The 2015 cross country season officially kicked off this week around the state of Florida. We were on-site state-wide and our coverage team took THOUSANDS of photos, and dozens of video. Check out that plus, results, and over 5,000 performances entered this weekend! It’s our Week In Review.

Cougar XC Challenge Featured Photo Album Todd Grasley Aug 30, 2015

Teams from north Florida and Georgia headed to the Sunshine State's capital of Tallahassee for the Cougar XC Challenge. The two states battled it out all meet long including the boys varsity race where Lowndes' Chance Row and Leon's Matthew Cashin fought for second place. Our Jeremy Danzie was on-site and captured just shy of 1,000 photos of all the action!

Jim Ryun Season Opener Featured Photo Album Todd Grasley Aug 29, 2015

The largest meet in the state this weekend and our featured meet the 2015 Jim Ryun Season Opener featured over fifty teams. The meets namesake, sub four minute miler Jim Ryun was on hand to chat with runners and take photos. Jeff Adams was on-site to capture this candid and over 2,000 more photos of the action!

DeLand Invitational Featured Photo Album Todd Grasley Aug 29, 2015

Tyler Copeland was on-site at the DeLand Invitational and took just shy of 1,000 photos! Catch all the action plus interviews with girls champion Rafaella Gibbons, Winter Park girls coach Kristin McWilliams, and boys runner-up Andrew Stiver.

XC Is Here! LIVE Week One Updates Todd Grasley Aug 29, 2015

Week 1 of the regular season is finally here, make sure you follow all weekend for LIVE updates and the best meet coverage from around the state. Send us your meet photos or tweet us results from your meet.